The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 141 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 124 198 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.61% 2.31% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.97% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 106 167 145
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6185 6673 6458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.29% 77.87% 76.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5033 5500 5559
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the East of England region.

OOP Salary Trend in the East of England

OOP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in the East of England

OOP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -21 35 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Hertfordshire -19 29 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Essex -5 25 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Bedfordshire +19 20 £43,750 +75.00% 2
Suffolk +1 9 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Norfolk -9 6 £26,500 +2.91%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 145 (61.70%) HTML
1 145 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 137 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (57.45%) OO
4 134 (57.02%) C#
5 132 (56.17%) CSS
6 113 (48.09%) MVC
7 105 (44.68%) Java
7 105 (44.68%) .NET
8 96 (40.85%) SQL Server
9 87 (37.02%) SQL
10 83 (35.32%) jQuery
11 76 (32.34%) HTML5
12 75 (31.91%) Degree
13 74 (31.49%) Software Engineering
14 72 (30.64%) ASP.NET
15 63 (26.81%) TDD
16 59 (25.11%) Scrum
17 53 (22.55%) Git (software)
18 51 (21.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 49 (20.85%) PHP
20 41 (17.45%) E-Commerce
21 40 (17.02%) C++
22 36 (15.32%) Computer Science
22 36 (15.32%) Web Services
23 33 (14.04%) J2EE
23 33 (14.04%) Ruby
24 31 (13.19%) JIRA
24 31 (13.19%) Web Development
24 31 (13.19%) Unit Testing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (8.51%) JBoss
2 19 (8.09%) IIS
3 17 (7.23%) WebSphere
3 17 (7.23%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.26%) NServiceBus
5 8 (3.40%) WordPress
6 7 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.55%) Confluence
7 6 (2.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.28%) Node.js
9 1 (0.43%) Drupal
9 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.43%) SAS
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.83%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.13%) Mingle
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.98%) SaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.53%) HTTP
2 4 (1.70%) SMS
2 4 (1.70%) Internet
3 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.79%) MySQL
3 19 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.96%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.96%) DB2
6 10 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.40%) Couchbase
9 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.13%) RavenDB
10 5 (2.13%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.85%) Big Data
13 2 (0.85%) Redis
13 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (22.55%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.19%) JIRA
3 29 (12.34%) Selenium
3 29 (12.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (9.79%) NUnit
5 22 (9.36%) JUnit
6 19 (8.09%) TeamCity
7 18 (7.66%) Visual Studio
7 18 (7.66%) Cucumber
8 15 (6.38%) Ant
9 14 (5.96%) SpecFlow
10 11 (4.68%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (4.26%) FinalBuilder
11 10 (4.26%) Jasmine
11 10 (4.26%) NSubstitute
11 10 (4.26%) Log4Net
12 9 (3.83%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.55%) MSTest
13 6 (2.55%) Fiddler
14 5 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (11.91%) Finance
2 22 (9.36%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.26%) Marketing
4 4 (1.70%) Games
5 2 (0.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (77.02%) Developer
2 43 (18.30%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.74%) .NET Developer
4 35 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 34 (14.47%) Web Developer
5 34 (14.47%) Software Engineer
6 31 (13.19%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.36%) Junior
8 21 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (8.94%) Junior Developer
9 18 (7.66%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (6.38%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.38%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (5.11%) Agile .NET Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Junior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Tester
13 11 (4.68%) Automation Tester
14 10 (4.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (61.70%) HTML
2 132 (56.17%) CSS
3 105 (44.68%) .NET
4 83 (35.32%) jQuery
5 76 (32.34%) HTML5
6 72 (30.64%) ASP.NET
7 51 (21.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (15.32%) Web Services
9 33 (14.04%) J2EE
10 31 (13.19%) REST
10 31 (13.19%) CSS3
11 29 (12.34%) .NET Framework
12 28 (11.91%) AngularJS
12 28 (11.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (11.91%) WCF
13 26 (11.06%) XML
13 26 (11.06%) LINQ
14 25 (10.64%) Ajax
15 22 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (8.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.51%) Open Source
3 19 (8.09%) User Experience
4 13 (5.53%) Mobile Payment
5 10 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 10 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.98%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.98%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.55%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.70%) Physics
9 3 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) VHDL
10 2 (0.85%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.43%) Statistics
11 1 (0.43%) Photography
11 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.43%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.77%) Windows
2 17 (7.23%) Linux
3 6 (2.55%) Android
4 5 (2.13%) UNIX
4 5 (2.13%) CentOS
4 5 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.70%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (57.45%) OO
3 113 (48.09%) MVC
4 74 (31.49%) Software Engineering
5 63 (26.81%) TDD
6 59 (25.11%) Scrum
7 41 (17.45%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.19%) Web Development
8 31 (13.19%) Unit Testing
9 26 (11.06%) BDD
10 22 (9.36%) SOA
11 15 (6.38%) Content Management
11 15 (6.38%) Web Application Development
12 14 (5.96%) Test Automation
12 14 (5.96%) Mobile Development
12 14 (5.96%) Manual Testing
13 13 (5.53%) Test Scripting
14 12 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.11%) Kanban
15 11 (4.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 145 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 134 (57.02%) C#
3 105 (44.68%) Java
4 87 (37.02%) SQL
5 49 (20.85%) PHP
6 40 (17.02%) C++
7 33 (14.04%) Ruby
8 29 (12.34%) Python
9 25 (10.64%) VB
10 15 (6.38%) T-SQL
10 15 (6.38%) PowerShell
11 14 (5.96%) Scala
12 8 (3.40%) C
13 5 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.70%) VB6
15 3 (1.28%) XAML
15 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.85%) F#
17 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 75 (31.91%) Degree
2 5 (2.13%) MCTS
2 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.13%) MCSD
2 5 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.43%) ISEB
3 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.55%) Firmware
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) logstash
2 5 (2.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.49%) Oracle
3 14 (5.96%) hybris
3 14 (5.96%) Demandware
3 14 (5.96%) DataCash
3 14 (5.96%) Ogone
3 14 (5.96%) ATG
4 8 (3.40%) Adobe
5 6 (2.55%) Splunk
6 4 (1.70%) Zend
7 2 (0.85%) Talend
7 2 (0.85%) Informatica
8 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) BMC
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Sencha
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Based on skills
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ACI Worldwide EMEA Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago